Alumni Achievements

Dr. Conny Bogaard

  • Presented paper at the 2016 College Art Association (CAA) International Annual Conference,  in the session “Altered Visions: Revisiting the Trials and Tribulations of the Single Collection Museum,” February, 2016, Washington, DC
  • Presented paper, "Neither Theory nor Model: The Dialogical Museum" in the panel, "Exotic or Mundane: Histories of Contemporary Museums and Exhibitions" at Southeastern College Art Conference (SECAC), October 21-24, 2015, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Hired as the Executive Director of the Western Kansas Community Foundation in Garden City, KS, June 2015
  • Published “Reclaiming Authorship in the Post-Cold War Nuclear Age.” In: Museum International, Vol. 65, No.257-260. Published by ICOM and Blackwell Publishing, Ltd, February /March 2015 (In Press)
  • Published “Problems of Inclusiveness: The Knowledge Frames of Nuclear Museums in the United States,” in The International Journal of the Inclusive Museum. Vol.8, Issue 1, 22-35. Published by The International Journal of the Inclusive Museum and Common Ground Publisher, January 2015
  • Curated exhibition for the Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities in Arvada, CO: Rocky Flats Then and Now: 25 Years after the Raid. Arvada, CO, June 2014
  • Curated exhibition at the Rocky Flats Cold War Museum in Arvada, CO: I Remember Rocky. Arvada, CO, 2013
  • Curated exhibition at Rocky Flats Cold War Museum in Arvada, CO: Doomtown: The Atomic Art of Doug Waterfield. Arvada, CO 2013
  • Presented paper “Towards an Inclusive Representation of the Nuclear Age: The Knowledge Frames of Nuclear Museums in the United States” International Annual Conference for the Inclusive Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark, April 2013
  • Co-created and interviewed for in Rocky Flats documentary by City of Arvada’s KATV. Released April, 2013
  • Co-created and interviewed for in Rocky Flats documentary by Julie Speer Productions. Released December 2013.
  • Co-curated exhibition with photographer Robert Del Tredici on behalf of the Atomic Photographers Guild at the Rocky Flats Cold War Museum in Arvada, CO: Behind the Atom Curtain: Life and Death in the Nuclear Age. Arvada, CO, 2012
  • Presented paper “Atomic Tourism: Roundtable discussion on Tourism and Culture,” 2012 CAA Conference, Los Angeles, CA, February 2012
  • Presented paper “Historic Houses and the Modern Gesamtkunstwerk” at ICOM/DemHist Annual Conference Antwerp, Belgium, October 2011